Doha – Nearly 1.2 million people worldwide are working in shared spaces. According to latest Global Coworking Survey, the number of coworking spaces worldwide is approaching 14,000 and is growing at a rapid rate, almost doubling every year. Qatar, with its thriving start-up and entrepreneurship ecosystem, is no exception to this trend. Servcorp Qatar, the leading premium office space provider, launched a brand new coworking space in Doha, in presence of Dr Axel Wabenhorst, Australian Ambassador to Qatar, as well as Aysha Al Mudahka, CEO, Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC) and Alain Valiquette Head of Incubation for QBIC tourism and start-up coach.
“Qatar is a key target market for Servcorp. We see a growing demand for more flexible and cost-effective solutions from a new profile of customers and businesses operating in Qatar,” commented Fabienne Hajjar, Servcorp Senior Manager. “It is a proven fact that people thrive in coworking spaces in terms of networking, creativity and efficiency. Servcorp actually offers much more than a coworking space. We offer a community of like-minded people sharing same values and same willingness to collaborate, learn and exchange. The new Servcorp coworking space is open for business and welcomes visitors to check-out our location.”
Located on the 14th Floor in Commercial Bank Plaza at heart of the business area in West Bay, the new Servcorp coworking space offers impressive views at 148m high, over the sea, Al Corniche and is immediately available to local and international companies, start-ups and independent professionals looking for innovative working solutions. Providing world’s finest workspace solutions and moving away from traditional spaces, the fully equipped and furnished coworking space offers a ready-made solution for companies looking to establish a branch office, entrepreneurs needing flexible office space or local businesses currently cutting their operational budgets and looking for more flexible solutions to host their teams, meetings and business.
Al Mudahka said, “An inspiring, collaborative and modern working environment is crucial to spark new ideas and to boost business opportunities. QBIC is empowering local entrepreneurs to build and grow their companies. So far, we incubated more than 50 companies and are hosting more than 300 Lean Start-up graduates who will be soon looking for a strategic location to operate, with high degree of flexibility and cost-efficiency. Servcorp is the ideal solution for ambitious entrepreneurs in Qatar.”
Depending on the package, Servcorp coworking space offers clients access to hot desks or dedicated desks, boardroom and meeting rooms, secretarial support in addition to a wide range of other benefits. Most importantly it also allows members to collaborate and network locally, and with Servcorp operating in 23 countries, in over 160 locations, members can connect with 40,000 clients globally, one of the world’s largest business communities.